28 November 2015

Nigeria: Stallion Group Wins Fish Farmer of the Year Award

Stallion Group has won the award 'Fish Farmer Of The Year 2015' award at the Nigeria Agriculture Awards held recently in Lagos.

Stallion Group was accorded the honour for its investments and extensive activities in Nigeria's aquaculture industry, aimed at increasing local production of fish and thereby making Nigeria self sufficient in the sector.

Stallion also operates a nation-wide cold chain network that assures consumers of the highest quality fish meeting international standards.

While confirming the award, The Central Committee of the Nigeria Agriculture Awards (NAA) noted Stallion Group's "massive investments in Nigerian aquaculture, signaling confidence in the nation's economy, is highly commendable and this award appreciates the said effort."

The annual Nigeria Agriculture Awards (NAA) honours performing Nigerian farmers in the various agricultural sectors. The award is aimed at recognising and rewarding men, women, businesses and institutions that have contributed to Nigeria's re-emergence as a veritable force in agriculture.

The organizers said they are convinced that such special recognition of individuals and corporate organizations that have distinguished themselves as critical actors in the agricultural sector will serve as motivation to other stakeholders to follow suit.


Former Boko Haram Hostages Stranded at Border

Boko Haram’s renewed campaign of suicide bombings in Far North Cameroon has bred suspicion that remains even as… Read more »

Copyright © 2015 The Guardian. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.